First Mental Arithmetic provides carefully graded questions that develop children's essential mathematics skills. A downwards extension of the Schofield & Sims bestseller Mental Arithmetic, the books contain a Language of Maths glossary to develop number vocabulary and three check-ups assess understanding.
First in a series of workbooks for primary-school students, based on the national curriculum statements. Contains 30 sequential projects with activities from the strands: number, measurement, space, chance and data, mathematical tools and procedures. Provides answers.
This photocopiable resource for Key Stage 2 is divided into two main parts. The first covers the important areas of mental maths, such as the four rules, fractions, decimals, money and time, and the second part presents associated topics to enable pupils to employ mental skills in contexts such as shape and measures. The work is at two levels of difficulty: National Curriculum Level 3, and Levels 4-5.
Each book in this exciting new Andrew Brodie series contains more than 800 mental maths questions specially devised to boost children's confidence by providing plenty of practice in all the key mathematical areas of the national curriculum. The structure of each test follows the same pattern but the questions get progressively more difficult as children work their way through the book. Tips provided by 'Digit' the dog and word puzzles in the form of 'Andrew Brodie Brain Booster' boxes provide extra elements to support children's learning and challenge them further. Fun stickers featuring Digit the dog for every page make sure children are rewarded for their efforts!